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Zohar / Facial features

The rambam in the introduction to avot called shmeonah prokim le HaRambam talks about this.
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Where are the "many times" (פעמים רבות) referred to by Maimonides in his commentary on Mishnah Sotah 3:4? Which statement of בן עזאי?

Epistle on the Resurrection of the Dead Sefer Hamitzvot Negative Commandment 233 Commentary to Mishnah Sotah 3:5 Commentary to Mishnah Sanhedrin 10:3 Commentary to Mishnah Shevuot 1:4
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Is there a source that says that Hashem keeps all halachos of the Torah?

Midrash Rabah (Shemos 30, beginning of Parashas Mishpatim) translation pending… (מדרש רבה (שמות ל, ר"פ משפטים הה"ד (שם קמז) מגיד דבריו ליעקב אלו הדברות חוקיו ומשפטיו לישראל אלו המשפטים לפי ...
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Sources For Listening To/Not Listening to Non-Jewish Music

From a Teshuva on asktherav.com The concept of connecting to the soul of the composer of non-Jewish music is discussed in various sources. This applies specifically to the composer and not to the ...
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What berachos should be made when Moshiach comes?

Upon hearing of Moshiach’s arrival: ברוך אתה יי אלהינו מלך העולם גואל ישראל. Baruch atah A-donay, Elo-heinu Melech Ha’Olam Goel Yisrael. ברוך אתה יי אלהינו מלך העולם שהחינו וקימנו והיגיענו לזמן הזה. ...
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What's the first reference in Judaic sources to distilled alcohol products?

The Shulchan Aruch (Yoreh De’ah, Chapter 123) references aguardiente, a hard liquor distilled from wine. Though its bracha is shehakol, Maran rules it assur (when made by non-Jews) as containing the ...
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Moshiach and three meals

The Imrei Emes (Avraham Mordechai Alter) explains this Gemara as follows (No time for a translation, anyone who can do this, please feel free to translate it. Otherwise I will pick this up at a later ...
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